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CUMMING, Ga. — For the past 16 years, on the third weekend of each month, hundreds of dealers from across the country and thousands of shoppers from all over the Southeast descend onto the Lakewood 400 Antiques Market on Ga. 9 two miles south of Cumming. 

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CUMMING, Ga. — Vitality Bowls has signed an agreement with local entrepreneur Joan Bell to open the restaurant’s first café in Cumming. The brand is noted for its café vibe and superfood menu. Following the opening of the Cumming café, Bell plans to open additional locations in the area.

NORTH FULTON, Ga. — The Northern Ridge Boy Scout District — which includes the cities of Roswell, Alpharetta, Johns Creek and Milton — recently announced its newest Eagle Scouts. The Scouts who passed their Board of Review on May 23 at Alpharetta Presbyterian Church are:

ATLANTA — Be THE Voice, a student bystander empowerment program started in Roswell, is partnering with Coro Vocati, a leading Atlanta-based professional chamber choir, in the choir’s upcoming production of “Considering Matthew Shepard.” The musical journey about the life and legacy of Matthe…

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JOHNS CREEK, Ga. — Autrey Mill Nature Preserve and Heritage Center recently opened a new animal exhibit: three female goats. 

MILTON, Ga. — Milton and the Crabapple Community Association will continue the annual Independence Day Walking Parade June 29 from 10:30 to 12:30 p.m. The parade will begin from Broadwell Pavilion. 

ROSWELL, Ga. — Each year, the City of Roswell in conjunction with the Roswell Rotary Club takes time to remember the fallen in what is widely known as the largest Memorial Day ceremony in the state. The ceremony regularly attracts 6,000-7,000 people, and this year was no different. 

NORTH FULTON, Ga. — The top high school baseball players in Metro Atlanta were honored at the Atlanta 400 Baseball Fan Club’s Annual High School All-Star Recognition Ceremony on May 31, at SunTrust Park. 

CUMMING, Ga. — The Forsyth County Animal Shelter has launched its Summer of Love adoption promotion for all pet adoptions through Sept. 3. The campaign seeks to provide new homes and loving owners for more animals during the summer season. For the entire promotion, all standard adoption fees…

ROSWELL, Ga. — Cyclists are lining up again for a rare chance to ride on a major highway. The 11th annual Ga. 400 Hospitality Highway Century bike ride is slated for June 30 and allows cyclists to travel on a closed-off section of Ga. 400 without fear of being hit by a passing car.

ROSWELL, Ga. — Each year, the City of Roswell in conjunction with the Roswell Rotary Club host what is widely known as the largest Memorial Day ceremony in the state. The ceremony regularly attracts 6,000-7,000 people.

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JOHNS CREEK, Ga. — Emory Johns Creek hospital hosted its annual 5K Scrub Run and community health festival on May 18. 

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CUMMING, Ga. — The Cherokee County Homeless Veteran Program and the American Legion recently teamed up with local volunteers to build a wheelchair ramp for a disabled World War II veteran.

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CUMMING, Ga. — Old Atlanta Park’s wettest attraction, the Splash Pad, has opened for another season just in time to celebrate the end of the school year. 

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MILTON, Ga. — Cambridge’s FFA chapter continued to excel at the state level and captured two state championships last month. Cambridge’s Agricultural Communications team won its fourth state title, while the Agricultural Marketing team secured its first state title April 25-27 in Macon. 

ALPHARETTA, Ga. — Students from Piney Grove Middle School recently gathered at the headquarters of Christmas Lights, Etc. to pack cookies for U.S. troops as part of the school’s annual Grizzly Great Day of Giving community outreach event. 

CUMMING, Ga. — Forsyth County Community Connection held its monthly Children and Family Stakeholder Lunch event May 20 at the Coal Mountain Community Building at 3560 Settingdown Road. The family lunch is held on the third Monday of every month from August through May as an opportunity for c…

JOHNS CREEK, Ga. — Golfers can tee it up with famous athletes and coaches June 24 at Johns Creek’s Atlanta Athletic Club for the Bobby Dodd Memorial Tournament. The charity tournament will feature some of the most prolific names in college and professional athletics who will be paired with a…

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MILTON, Ga. —Milton High School’s Social Innovators Academy will host a paint drive May 18 to help local residents get rid of unwanted paint while simultaneously benefitting a charitable organization.